Sylvia Lavin

Public Programs

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Sylvia Lavin

Plasticity at Work

Thu, May 9, 2002 5:30 PM

Sylvia Lavin, chair of the Department of Architecture and Urban Design at UCLA, discusses varied attitudes toward "plasticity" and toward the actual use of plastics in recent art and architecture.

This wide-ranging illustrated talk complements her essay of the same title in the Mood River catalogue.

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection closes Dec 31. Don't miss the exhibition artnet named among the world's 25 "must-see shows."

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)